The speaker of Delta State house of Assembly Rt. Hon. Sheriff Oborevwori has been declared winner of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) guber primary. The Liberator Newspapers Worldwide can report.
He emerged winner after beating other contestants with a total of 590 votes out of 824 total delegates who voted at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba.
With the victory , Oborevwori will fly the flag of the PDP in the 2023 general election to replace incumbent Gov. Okowa who’s tenure expires May 29 2023.
It would be recalled that Senator James Manager scored 83 votes, Chief David Edevbie got 113 votes, Barr Kingsley Otuaro 9 votes, Mrakpor 9 votes, Dr. Braduce Angozi got 2 votes.